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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNevada
County/ParishNye County
Locality8.5 Mi E Cliff Spring
Latitude37.51139
Longitude-115.93306
Institution CodeMvz
Collection CodeBird Specimens
Catalog Number61117
Collected ByCollector(s): L. M. Boyers
Date Collected1932-06-02

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http://mvz.berkeley.edu/Bird_Collection.html

The MVZ bird collection is one of the largest in the United States. It houses over 185,000 catalogued specimens, including 174 holotype and 2 syntypes. The majority of specimens are study skins, but the collection also contains over 21,000 skeletal specimens and 3,200 fluid-preserved specimens. Other types of preparations include flat specimens (wings, skins) and body skins with skeletons ("schmoos"). Tissues, anatomical parts (e.g., syrinx, stomach contents), and parasites are routinely preserved with specimens. Many specimens also are associated with cataloged audio recordings.

Contacts

Name Carla Cicero
RoleStaff Curator of Birds
Emailccicero@berkeley.edu
Name Carla Cicero
RoleStaff Curator of Birds
Emailccicero@berkeley.edu
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
Emaillarussell@vertnet.org
Name David Bloom
RoleVertNet Coordinator
Emaildbloom@vertnet.org
Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
Emailtuco@berkeley.edu
Name Dusty McDonald
RoleArctos Database Programmer
Emaildlmcdonald@alaska.edu
Name Rauri Bowie
RoleFaculty Curator of Birds
Emailbowie@berkeley.edu
Name Carla Cicero
RoleStaff Curator of Birds
Emailccicero@berkeley.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameSalpinctes obsoletus obsoletus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Aves; Passeriformes; Troglodytidae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPasseriformes
FamilyTroglodytidae
GenusSalpinctes
Specific Epithetobsoletus
Infraspecific Epithetobsoletus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByMuseum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley
Date Identified1999-01-27
Previous IdentificationsSalpinctes obsoletus obsoletus (accepted ID) identified by Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley on 1999-01-27; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number61117
Other Catalog Numberscollector number=180
Preparationsskin, study
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeMVZ
Collection CodeBird specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Bird:61117?seid=1751599
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): L. M. Boyers
Collector Number180
Date Collected1932-06-02
Verbatim Date Collected2 Jun 1932
Year1932
Month06
Day02
End Day of Year154
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceNevada
CountyNye County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Nevada, Nye County
ContinentNorth America
Locality8.5 mi E Cliff Spring
Verbatim Locality8 1/2 mi E Cliff Spring
Decimal Latitude37.51139
Decimal Longitude-115.93306
Maximum Elevation in Meters1828.8
Minimum Elevation in Meters1828.8
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates37.51139/-115.93306
Location According ToCyril L. Fernandez
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters11231.611776
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByCyril L. Fernandez
Georeferenced Date2002-07-11 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-25 20:33:08.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Bird:61117?seid=1751599
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Bird:61117
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34952
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiesweight=15.30 g; sex=male ; age=unknown
dwc:georeferenceSourcesArcView GNIS; DeLorme NV Gazetteer
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Bird:61117
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34777
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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